(Carol is John's mother. Mary is John's wife. Leo is John and Mary's son.) Carol: How does Leo like kindergarten? John: So far, so good. Carol: How's Mary's new job? John: She's been cranky lately. Carol... does this sound natural?

20 Nov 2015

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(Carol is John's mother. Mary is John's wife. Leo is John and Mary's son.) Carol: How does Leo like kindergarten?
John: So far, so good.
Carol: How's Mary's new job?
John: She's been cranky lately.
Carol: It's not easy to juggle work and family in this day and age.
John: She's been on my case for not helping her with meals.
Carol: Why don't you help her?
John: I don't know beans about cooking.
Carol: Well, it's not rocket science.
does this sound natural?

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